Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Neptune in his Chariot

Artist:
Attributed to Pieter de Jode I (Netherlandish, Antwerp 1570–Antwerp 1634)
Former Attribution:
Formerly attributed to Joseph Heintz the Elder (Swiss, Basel 1564–1609 Prague)
Date:
late 16th–mid 17th century
Medium:
Pen and brown ink, brown wash, over traces of black chalk
Dimensions:
Diameter 7-15/16 in. (20.2 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Gift of Cornelius Vanderbilt, 1880
Accession Number:
80.3.78
Not on view
Inscription: Verso: at upper right, inscribed "1 / 4-6" in pen and brown ink; at lower right, inscribed "Heints" in pen and brown ink

Marking: At lower center, the collector's mark of Nathaniel Horne (Lugt 2793)
Nathaniel Hone (Irish, Dublin 1718–1784 London); Sir Thomas Lawrence (British, Bristol 1769–1830 London); James Jackson Jarves; Donor: Gift of Cornelius Vanderbilt (American, Staten Island, New York 1843–1899 New York)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Coles Gallery, 8: Tapestries and Paintings, Malachites, Vases, Drawings by Old Masters, Etchings, Photographs, and Tapestries in Gallery 4, Main Hall.," 1895.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Coles Gallery, 8. Tapestries and Paintings, Malachites, Vases, etc. Drawings by Old Masters, Etchings, Photographs and Tapestries in Gallery 4, Main Hall," January 1, 1895–December 1, 1895.

Christie's, London Catalogue of the Valuable Collection of Paintings by Ancient and Modern Masters of Sir Thomas Lawrence. Sale cat. London, May 15, 1830, cat. no. 1*.

The Vanderbilt Collection of Drawings, in the East Galleries. Exh. cat. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Hand-book, no. 8, New York, 1881, cat. no. 43, p. 8.

Coles Gallery, 8: Tapestries and Paintings, Malachites, Vases, etc.; Drawings by Old Masters, Etchings, Photographs, and Tapestries in Gallery 4, Main Hall. Exh. cat., The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Hand-book, no. 8, New York, 1895, cat. no. 78, p. 8.

Columbus Gallery of Fine Arts Sir Thomas Lawrence as Painter and Collector. Exh. cat. Columbus, 1955, cat. no. 64.

Thomas DaCosta Kaufmann "A Census of Drawings from the Holy Roman Empire, 1540-1680 in North American Collections." in Central European History. vol. 18, Atlanta, 1985, p. 87.

Jürgen Zimmer Joseph Heintz der Ältere. Zeichnungen und Dokumente. Munich, 1988, cat. no. F51, p. 342.



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